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Order Modification Pane

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The Order Modification pane is the uppermost section in the Order Book Window. Use it to make changes to working orders that have been submitted to an exchange. The pane consists of following fields and buttons.

Field or ButtonDescription

Executes a decrease in order quantity as a change order, keeping your position in queue. The results of using the Change button are dependent on the exchange.

Deletes existing order and sends a new order to market. This action loses your place in the queue.

These pre-set quantity buttons increase the Quantity field by their numeric value. The quantity defaults are 1, 5, 10, 100, and 500.

The Clear button deletes numbers from the Quantity field. To clear the entire pane, click the Reset button.

The Quantity field is on the left; the Price field is on the right. To change, click an order and enter the price and/or quantity change with the keyboard or use the spinners (up and down arrows).

Resets the Orders and Fills Window to its default view when it was initially launched from the Control Panel.

Displays Time In Force options when applicable.

Example:  GTD, GTC

Note: GTC orders on the same contract at the same price sort with the most recent orders at the bottom of the price range.

Displays a selected order's data above the Cust field.

Customer Selection field. Displays the current customer profiles in use. The list contains all customer accounts for which the SEL box is selected in the Customer Defaults window.

Click to select a pre-defined view within the Orders and Fills Window.